Chinese Lunar Exploration Program
It is the first attempt to land robotic craft on the side of the Moon which never faces Earth.
Discoveries of exoplanets
A team of international scientists has, for the first time in 18 years, tracked how helium escapes from exoplanets’ atmosphere.
Christian Democratic Union of Germany leadership election, 2018
Winner of party vote tipped to become Germany’s next chancellor and Europe’s most powerful politician
Political appointments by Donald Trump
The US president nominates William Barr to run the Justice Department and supervise the Russia investigation.
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's chief financial officer faces U.S. accusations...
Charlottesville car attack
Fields slammed his car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally, killing Heather Heyer in 2017.
The dancehall and Reggae star was convicted in a Tampa courtroom in 2011 on federal drug charges. Reports say he will soon return to Jamaica.
Special Counsel investigation (2017–present)
Mueller faces court deadlines in the cases of two men who worked closely with Trump.
At least five hostages, including a child, were killed as armed police battled a gang in Milagres.
European migrant crisis
The charity blames its decision on "sustained attacks" on rescue efforts by European nations.